IF YOU LOVE VANUATU
One of the world’s least-visited countries, this South Pacific archipelago nation lies 1,200 miles (1,930km) north-east of Queensland’s capital Brisbane. Laze days away on Champagne Beach, on the east coast, next to the village of Hog Harbour, one of the greatest crescents of sand in the whole Pacific. Go underwater for some fantastic diving, among colourful corals, sea life and a 22,200-ton Second World War wreck. Stay at Breakas Beach Resort, a beachside hotel in a tropical garden, with rooms from £110 per night (breakas.com).